EIBAR – Barcelona has the lead in the Spanish La Liga has been strengthened. The club reported on a visit to Eibar a difficult victory (2-0).
Barcelona increased its lead over Atlético Madrid to ten points. The number two of the ranking list will receive Sunday, Athletic Club Bilbao.
Barcelona made a moderate impression three days before the away game against Chelsea in the eighth finals of the Champions League. The team of coach Ernesto Valverde played so sloppy that Eibar for the first hour the better of the game had. Luis Suárez brought the visitors in the sixteenth minute lead, but then came Barcelona are increasingly under pressure
The leader only came to light after Fabián Orellana in the 66th minute as dom was to get the ball and throw it away while he already had a yellow card in his pocket. The Chileen was sent off the field, and then Jordi Alba for the match on the day could decide.